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I have heard far too many stories about sketchy exchanges on online marketplaces. Back when I was little, everyone that used online classifieds was a con artist or a cold-blooded murderer. The stories our moms tell us. That’s why it’s important to know how to sell safely online as a woman. At Rerouted we’ve spent some time thinking about what it would take to make selling used gear online feel safe.There are many dangers in the world that we have to fear as women. We should be able to choose used & make money from our loved equipment without having...

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How to get down, scrub deep, and finally clean out that musty old garage. Our ultimate guide to cleaning out your garage this spring. Looking to make some extra cash? While cleaning out your junk, you can use the Rerouted app to get some extra funds this spring.

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It’s been said that if you don’t know what a gaper is, you may be one.  Gapers, also called Jerries and gorbs, among others, are skiers and snowboarders whose technique, etiquette, and/or basic sense come into question on the mountain.  Guaranteed Accident Prone on Every Run, G.A.P.E.R.s can sometimes be spotted with visual clues like a wide gap (the “gaper gap” or “gorby gap”) between their goggles and helmet, or behavioral ones, like the signature bolt-upright ski poles and racing crouch posture of the “Texas Tuck.” Gapers are an inextricable and essential part of the snow sport life, whether we...

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If you’re just getting into skiing, or just need a gear refresh, you’re probably overwhelmed by information. But most of it is aimed at men. Maybe you googled “best women’s ski gear” and found a lot of brightly colored, patterned jackets. But how do you tell if they actually work? What do you actually need?Sure, we want to look good. Color options are important — and something more than teal and pink would be great (hint hint manufacturers, women also like earth tones, neutrals, and bright colors). Sometimes you do want to feel feminine when you’re covered head to toe...

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If you’re reading this, you’re probably already hearing the siren song of the backcountry. She sings of deep powder and great views. Of empty, wide-open spaces far from the crowds jostling for the first chair at the resort.But for many, that magical world feels so far away. So how do you learn how to start backcountry skiing? Whether you're someone who has skied the resorts for years, or you have never even slid down the mountain with board(s) strapped to your feet, if you hear that song calling to you, there's a place for you in the backcountry.Maybe, like me,...

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